October Horse 01/26/2010
A rather odd festival held by the Romans was the festival of 'Equus October. It was held in honor of Mars. On the ides (15th) of October, a horse race took place in the Campus Martius, the right side horse of the winning team was...(get your hankies ready)
Sacrificed! *sob* and its head was fought for by the inhabitants of the Via Sacra and the Subura.